January 01, 2018 Disabilities

Ways Around Roadblocks for Attorneys and Clients with Physical Disabilities

By: Lisa A. Tucker

It was a protest that made headlines: a group of people crawling up the steps of the United States Supreme Court.

The year? 2004. The reason?

They were supporting George Lane, a paraplegic man who wanted to sue the state of Tennessee for denying him equal access to a state courthouse. Lane had crawled his way to his court date. He argued that no one else should ever have to.

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